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National Workshop in Guinea to Validate the Outcome of the Support by the Global Forest Financing Facilitation Network

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UN DESA will be holding a national workshop in Conakry, Guinea, from 23 until 27 April, 2018 to discuss and validate the outcome of the support by the Global Forest Financing Facilitation Network (GFFFN) of the United Nations Forum on Forests in mobilizing financing for sustainable forest management in the country. Focus will be on validating the draft project concept  and pre-feasibility study on sustainable forest management to be financed by a multilateral financing mechanism. This workshop is the culmination of the collaboration between the GFFFN and the Ministry of Forests and Water, and will include stakeholders from related sectors, especially, environment, agriculture and energy, water and rural development, as well as other development partners that are operational in Guinea.